Our dedicated board includes leaders in the business, nonprofit, and public sectors—including many Coro alumni—with the insight and experience to help guide the growth and sustainability of our programs.




Andrew H. Kimball (Fellows NY 1990); Chief Executive Officer, Industry City

Vice Chair

Melissa Roman Burch (Leadership New York 18); Executive General Manager, Lend Lease, Inc.


Melody Rollins Downes (Leadership New York 16); Fellow, Client Service, Bridgewater Associates


Andrew Cantor (Fellows NY 2003); Senior Vice President, Related Companies Inc.


  • Susanna Aaron (Leadership New York 26)
  • Sandra Altine; Managing Director for Global Diversity & Inclusion, Moody’s Corporation
  • Nadine Augusta; Head of Global Diversity & Inclusion and Corporate Social Responsibility, Depository Trust Clearing Corporation
  • Greg Berman (Fellows NY 1993); Executive Director, Center for Court Innovation
  • Richard A. Caccappolo (Leadership New York 13); Chief Operating Officer, MailOnline
  • Wellington Chen (Neighborhood Leadership 2012); Executive Director, Chinatown Partnership Local Development Corporation
  • Joe Gagliano; Senior Vice President, Global Tax, American Express
  • Tal Golomb; Partner, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • Andrea Hagelgans; Executive Vice President, Group Head, Public Affairs and Issue Advocacy, Edelman
  • Alison Hirsh; Political Director, SEIU Local 32BJ
  • Wayne Ho (Immigrant Civic Leadership Program 2005); President/CEO, Chinese American Planning Council
  • Joan Jacobs (Leadership New York 19); Vice President of Learning & Inclusion, Consolidated Edison Company of New York
  • Patrick B. Jenkins; Partner, Patrick B. Jenkins & Associates
  • Aaron Koffman (Leadership New York 22); Principal, The Hudson Companies
  • Sarah Lewis (Fellows NY 2003)
  • David I. Moskovitz (Fellows 1981); Managing Director, Accenture 
  • Peter C. Neger; Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius
  • Larisa Ortiz; Founder, Larisa Ortiz Associates
  • Mehul Patel (Leadership New York 19)
  • Jeffrey Plaut (Fellows NY 1988); Founding Partner, Global Strategy Group
  • Anne Pollack
  • Fatima A. Shama; Executive Director, Fresh Air Fund
  • Lee Silberstein; Chief Strategy Officer & Managing Director, Marino P.R.
  • William F. Squadron; Special Counsel, Genius Sports
  • Travis Terry (Leadership New York 15); Chief Operating Officer, Capalino+Company
  • Jamie Torres Springer (Leadership New York 19); First Deputy Commissioner, New York City Department of Design and Construction
  • Nancy Youman (Leadership New York 7)